In this guide, we will be talking about everything that you need to know about the Resident Evil 4 Remake yellow herbs, from what they are to their locations.
The Resident Evil 4 Remake yellow herb is one of the three herbs in the game. They are the ones that are responsible for the increase in Leon’s maximum health. Something that you need to keep in mind is that the yellow herb cannot be used alone on its own. Therefore you must mix it with at least one of the other herbs.
The Resident Evil 4 Remake yellow herbs are one of the three herbs in the game.
They increase Leon’s maximum health.
The increase is not much, but it ends up increasing Leon’s maximum health by a lot eventually.
There are almost as many yellow herbs as there are chapters in the game.
Try getting the yellow herb in each chapter, as it might not be accessible after a certain point.
We highly suggest that you mix all three herbs together because that mixed herb will result in the greatest amount of maximum health increase and cause the most amount of healing.
In addition to that, you should know that there are almost as many yellow herbs as there are chapters in the game. You should aim to get each of the yellow herbs in each chapter because they might not be accessible after a certain point in the game.
Doing that might be difficult as they are well hidden. However, you do not have to worry as we have got you covered with our yellow herbs guides.
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The yellow herb in Chapter 1 is located inside the mill behind the farm. Go inside this building, and you will come across a booby trap that you will need to disarm. Once you have done so, take a left, and move forward till you reach the ladder. There, you will see the yellow herb that you are looking for resting on top of a barrel in the area behind the ladder.
When it comes to Chapter 2, there are a total of 2 yellow herbs for you to acquire. One of them can be bought from the merchant for 3 spinels. For those of you who do not know, spinels are a collectible item in the game that you get as a reward for completing blue request notes.
The other yellow herb in Chapter 2 can be found inside a house right next to the valley’s entrance. The door of the house will be locked. Therefore, you will have to enter the house through the open window. Once inside, you will find the yellow herb resting on top of a drawer.
The fourth yellow herb that we will be talking about can be found in the dock area. It is located inside the house that is on the immediate left of the Stone Pedestal Puzzle. Once there, go inside the house, and the yellow herb can be found in the corner of the room.
The next yellow herb can be found inside the Large Cave Shrine while exploring it. To get it, enter the cave and keep heading straight until you reach the section of the cave shown below. From here, you need to turn right and enter the cave area in front of you.
The yellow herb that you are looking for will be placed right next to the shovel in this area. To make sure that you do not miss out on this, we suggest that you make use of your flashlight.
The sixth yellow herb that we will be talking about is located in the attic of the Village Chief’s Manor.
To acquire it, follow these steps:
First, make your way to the Village Chief’s Manor.
Head up the stairs in the manor and turn right.
Continue straight down the hallway and enter the room at the end.
Inside the room, look for a comparatively smaller picture frame that is tilted.
Interact with the tilted picture frame to reveal a hidden lever.
Pull the lever, and a collapsible ladder will drop down from the ceiling, providing access to the attic.
Climb up to the attic with the help of Ashley, your companion.
In the attic, you will find the yellow herb resting on top of an old drawer.
The seventh yellow herb that we will be talking about is located in the checkpoint area. To get it, the first thing that you need to do is head to the eastern side of the checkpoint area. There you will need to look around for wooden stairs.
Once you find them, climb them up, and you will find the yellow herb on the left side of the platform. This yellow herb is especially useful because of the difficult fight that lies right ahead.
The Yellow Herb Is Located At The Point Shown Above.
The next yellow herb, is located in the audience chamber inside the castle. To obtain it, follow these steps:
Make your way to the audience chamber inside the castle.
Head to the southeast corner of the audience chamber.
Look for two drawers with candles on top.
The yellow herb you’re looking for is located in the cabinet that is further away from the gate. To clarify, it’s the cabinet right next to the one with a red cloth over it.
The Yellow Herb Is Located At The Top Of The Tower Highlighted Above.
The yellow herb that is in this chapter comparatively requires more effort than the ones before. You will get it while the giant is raining down rocks at you.
Look for the tower highlighted in the image below.
To access the tower, climb the ladder on the side of a building.
Go around to the opposite side of the tower until you reach the stairs leading into the fortified area.
Ascend the stairs, and there you will find the yellow herb you’re looking for.
Additionally, you’ll discover a treasure right beside the yellow herb, so be sure to collect the items inside it as well.
The tenth yellow herb that we will be talking about can be acquired right at the beginning of chapter 9. This particular yellow herb is located inside the room that you wake up in. All that you need to do is look around for an easel in the room, and the yellow herb will be sitting in the window just behind it.
Location Of The Yellow Herb In Chapter 10.
To get the yellow herb in chapter 10, you will need to make your way through the depths.
Proceed to the location indicated on the map below.
Head straight and go up the stairs.
Turn left, and you will come across a weak stone wall.
Kick down this wall to access a small room just behind it.
Inside this room, you will find the yellow herb resting on top of a crate.
The next yellow herb that we will be talking about is located in the hive area. To get it, you will need to head in the northeast direction from the location shown on the map below. Keep going ahead till you reach the second minecart area. You will know you are at the right place when you see a Novistador, a giant insect enemy, in front of the said area with a red barrel behind it.
Anyways, take care of the Novistador. Once you do that, move past the red barrel, and there you will see the yellow herb that you came looking for.
To get the thirteenth yellow herb, you will need to head to the top of the clocktower using the lift. You will see a wooden walkway leading to a merchant’s room there. Make sure that you do not run on these walkways, as you will not like what might happen.
Anyways, once you go into the room, you will see the yellow herb sitting right next to a typewriter.
When it comes to chapter 13, there are a total of 2 yellow herbs for you to acquire here.
First Yellow Herb:
After passing the wharf area and navigating through the laser traps, climb up a ladder.
Enter the cave through the opening in the wall.
Continue straight and take the second left.
You will find the first yellow herb on top of some rubble in this area.
Second Yellow Herb:
To access the second yellow herb, you’ll need to use your level 2 keycard.
Head down a flight of stairs leading to an office-like area.
There, you’ll see another flight of stairs going down.
Descend these stairs, and you’ll find the second yellow herb on a box located behind the stairs.
Just like in the previous chapter, there are two yellow herbs to be found in chapter 14 as well. The first one can be found on one of the shelves in the amber storeroom.
As far as the other one in this chapter is concerned, it can be found in the ruins during the Krauser boss fight. To get it, head to the location shown below on the map, and there you will find the yellow herb on the ground in a room on the right that comes while you are walking through a narrow section.
There are two yellow herbs to be obtained in this chapter as well.
First Yellow Herb:
This yellow herb can be found in a building located behind the anti-aircraft gun.
To reach it, jump down from the bridge that is in front of the building with the anti-aircraft gun.
After jumping down, head up the stairs in front of you, turn right, and go up the next set of stairs.
Enter the room at the top of these stairs.
The first yellow herb will be on the balcony of this room.
Last Yellow Herb:
The final yellow herb can be found in the ruins just before the Sanctuary Approach.
Head to the location indicated on the map.
Proceed straight ahead until you see a flight of stairs going up.
Go up these stairs, and you will find the yellow herb on top of boxes covered with white sheets.
Be cautious in this area, as there is a laser trap.
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